Fully developed male-responsive curricula to engage, challenge, celebrate, develop, and unite boys. The user-friendly guides contain step-by-step instructions on leading discussions, teambuilding, and creative activities. Simply gather your curricula and begin! Easily adaptable to your own unique setting.

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The Council Complete Set of Curricula
Now including our newest guides – Men of Honor: Becoming Respectful, Nonviolent Leaders, Set 1 & 2. Six fully developed male-responsive curricula to engage, challenge, celebrate, develop, and unite boys.

Includes the activity guides Growing Healthy, Going Strong, Standing Together, Living A Legacy, Journey of the Great Warrior, Men of Honor Set 1 & 2, and The Council Facilitator Manual. Purchase the Complete Set and save!  Product Code: BC_CS

    A Value of $1,134 - Priced at 10% Off: $1,020


Growing Healthy,
Going Strong

10 WEEKS, AGES 9-14
Boys will have fun identifying social-emotional messages, experiences, attitudes, and smart options for growing up male in our culture. Competition, bullying, recognizing and expressing emotions, male and female role expectations, self confidence, and teamwork are highlighted through games and team challenges. Boys develop vocabulary and skills to expect and enact fairness, healthy competition, and respect for self and others. View a PDFSample.
Product Code: BC_GHGS


Standing Together: A Journey into Respect
10 WEEKS, AGES 9-14
This guide provides engaging ways to address common themes which pre-teens and early adolescents encounter, including breaking down social-cultural barriers, motives and actions around put-downs, knowing their personal rights, defining assumptions about male power, respecting others' physical boundaries, understanding and using the energy of strong emotions, and standing up for each other in community. View a PDF Sample.
Product Code: BC_STNDTOG


Living A Legacy: A Rite of Passage
10 WEEKS, AGES 14-18
Young men gain skills and knowledge to navigate growing up male in today’s society through the introduction of topics and experiential activities that address a myriad of relevant challenges - safely, powerfully, and within a spirit of “council” connection. Boys will explore: relationships, conflict resolution, education, leadership, community service, diversity, mass media messages, personal values, integrity, and future goals. View a PDF Sample.
Product Code: BC_LAL


Journey of the Great Warrior
Empowering Minority and Disenfranchised Youth
Recommended Prerequisite: Living a Legacy Activity Guide.
Journey of the Great Warrior recognizes the assets and barriers of marginalized youth. Using creative challenges, personal narratives, and the restorative environment of nature, it respectfully explores both effective and limiting survival strategies. View a PDF Sample.
Product Code: JGW


Men of Honor: Becoming Respectful, Nonviolent Leaders
(Sets 1 & 2)

AGES 13+

In this groundbreaking, trauma responsive Two Set curriculum, young men ages 13 years and older examine rigid and harmful gender norms and develop definitions of manhood guided by respect and non-violent behaviors. View the Men of Honor Session Overview or a Sample from Set 1 or Set 2.
Product Code: BC_MOHSET


Or, purchase each set individually:
Men of Honor, Set 1
Men of Honor, Set 2


The Council Facilitator Manual
This manual outlines the facilitator skills needed to implement the strengths-based Council program within their organizational settings and is a potent tool that is full of practical, useful information presented in our workshop.

Includes: Resiliency and Strengths-Based Principles, Masculinity Identity Theories, the Male Brain, Outline of The Council Model and Format, Responding to the Stages of Group Development, and more. Prepares agencies and individuals to offer boys a solid pathway toward healthy masculine identity development and encourages boys’ solidarity through personal and collective responsibility.  MORE

  $104     Product Code: BCMANUAL


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